Technology Improves Access to Birth Control
New companies and agencies such as planned parenthood are offering women birth control through apps and websites.
Effects of lipid emulsion particle size on satiety and energy intake: a randomised cross-over trial, Published online: 24 November 2017; doi:10.1038/s41430-017-0016-7Effects of lipid emulsion particle size on satiety and energy intake: a randomised cross-over trial
Eur Neurol 2017;78:I-IV
Discussion: All comparisons between scale scores and PSG results showed poor or totally absent concordance between subjective and objective measures.Significance: The subjective evaluation of sleep in HD patients shows a poor correlation with PSG results.Neurodegener Dis 2017;17:330-337
International Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research: basic and translational research recognition : Mary-Claire King received the 2016 Prize for her pioneering research that demonstrated the first evidence of genetic predisposition to breast cancer. Chin J Cancer. 2017 Nov 21;36(1):92 Authors: Hartmann H, Zhao J, Ba S Abstract The Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research is a prestigious scientific award sponsored by the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR)-a leading cancer research charitable organization in the United States that supports innovative cancer...
This article on SAD describes it as follows: Seasonal affective disorder is characterized by feelings of sadness and depression that occur in the fall or winter months when the temperatures begin to drop and the days grow shorter. The depressive episode is often associated with excessive eating, sleeping, and weight gain. Depressive symptoms begin in the fall or winter and persist until the spring. Women are twice to three times more likely to suffer from the winter blues than men. Seasonal affective disorder can also impact people during the summer months (“the summer blues”), too, but it is less common. Peopl...
CONCLUSION: The jaw-thrust maneuver presented superior accuracy and agreement than the modified Mallampati test, showing the ability to identify a difficult airway. It is necessary to emphasize the association of tests in the evaluation of patients, emphasizing their complementarity to minimize the negative consequences of repeated laryngoscopies. PMID: 29162293 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSIONS: SHRSP5/Dmcr rats may be a suitable animal model for elucidating the organ interaction between NASH and cardiac or vascular dysfunction. PMID: 29162773 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]